Journalists 'had nothing to do' with Greenpeace protest

Greenpeace director John Sauven said two journalists held in Russia for covering a protest by the environmental group had "nothing to do" with the demonstration and should be released without charge.

Freelance photojournalist Kieron Bryan was today denied bail by a Russian court.

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Brits' Russia bail rejected

British Greenpeace activists held in Russia on piracy charges have had their appeals to be released on bail rejected, according to a Greenpeace Twitter account.